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Title Beyond the fantastic : contemporary art criticism from Latin America / edited by Gerardo Mosquera.

Published London : The Institute of International Visual Arts ; Cambridge, Mass. : The MIT Press, 1996.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  709.8 Bey    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st MIT Press ed.
Physical description 343 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 24 cm
Notes Also published by inIVA in 1995.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction / Gerardo Mosquera -- Modernity after Postmodernity / Nestor Garcia Canclini -- Strategies of Modernity in Latin America / Andrea Giunta -- The Void and the Dialogue in the Western Hemisphere /Paulo Herkenhoff -- Populist Ideology and Indigenism: A Critique / Mirko Lauer -- Issues in Popular Art /Ticio Escobar -- The Visual Arts and Creolite / Pierre E. Bocquet -- Modernism from Afro-America: Wifredo Lam / Gerardo Mosquera -- Chile, Woman and Dissidence /Nelly Richard -- Women's Art Practices and the Critique of Signs / Nelly Richard -- Wonder Bread and Spanglish Art / Luis Camnitzer -- The Chicano Movement/The Movement of Chicano Art / Tomas Ybarra-Frausto --The Multicultural Paradigm: An Open Letter to the National Arts Community / Guillermo Gomez-Pena --Transnational Cultural Brokering of Art / George Yudice -- Access to the Mainstream / Luis Camnitzer --Random Trails for the Noble Savage / Carolina Ponce de Leon.
Beyond 'the Fantastic': Framing Identity in US Exhibitions of Latin American Art / Mari Carmen Ramirez -- Cartographies: Exploring the Limitations of a Curatorial Paradigm / Monica Amor -- Postmodern Decentrednesses and Cultural Periphery: The Disalignments and Realignments of Cultural Power /Nelly Richard -- Holy Kitschen: Collecting Religious Junk from the Street / Celeste Olalquiaga -- Crisis of an Inventory / Gabriel Peluffo Linari -- The Power and the Illusion: Aura, Lost and Restored in the 'Peruvian Weimar Republic' (1980-1992) / Gustavo Buntinx --Notes on the Visual Arts, Identity and Poverty in the Third World / Mirko Lauer.
Other author Mosquera, Gerardo.
Institute of International Visual Arts.
Subject Art criticism -- Latin America.
Art, Latin American.
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Latin America.
ISBN 0262631725
189984600X (inIVA edition)